VisualARQ 2 - Release Candidate 4 released


VisualARQ 2 Release Candidate 4 is now available for download. This is the last Release Candidate before the final version of VisualARQ 2, that will be released on September 28th.

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Here is the list of changes:

  • Changes:

    • Templates now include many new styles.
    • Templates now include some document parameters.
    • Templates now use Realistic and Conceptual display modes.
    • Translation almost finished in Spanish, French and German.
    • Command “vaWallSetPath” now deletes the curve.
    • Renamed tab “Parameter” to “Source” in the table style editor.
    • Templates are installed in a “VisualARQ 2” folder.
    • VisualARQ Grasshopper Components now display the error description instead of an error number.
    • New objects uses rounded distances when the document is using feet or inches units.
    • Conceptual display mode shows darker line color.
    • Grasshopper Component “Block Explode” has been renamed to “Block Decompose”.
    • Grasshopper Components “Get Property” and “Set Property” now accept Point and Vector values.
  • Fixed bugs:

    • Print color was not used on VisualARQ objects when printing in vector output.
    • Some hidden cells were added in the tree inside the curtain wall style editor.
    • Some mesh edges were not drawn in hidden display mode.
    • Custom parameters with a “By style” value selected were not correctly copied.
    • Objects and styles from Grasshopper are now scaled.
    • Non-solid section hatches were not shown on the style editor.
    • Fixed display of section hatch on VisualARQ objects inside rotated or scaled blocks.
    • Fixed a bug that may hang Rhino when computing hatch too dense.
    • Fixed a bug when doing multiple bakes of a door in Grasshopper.
    • Fixed a bug in IFC when importing windows with frame.
    • Fixed a crash when opening a file generated from an import.
    • Fixed a crash when creating a space from a curve.
    • Fixed a crash when loading VisualARQ if Grasshopper was already loaded and a definition was opened in the canvas.
    • Fixed a crash when creating a style from a Grasshopper definition that contains parameters with non-latin characters.
    • Fixed a crash when creating an annotation style from a Grasshopper definition.
    • Fixed a crash when updating a linked block.
    • Fixed a crash when copying a window using a Grasshopper style.
    • Fixed a crash when canceling a block import using the Element style editor.
    • Fixed many translation bugs.
    • Fixed memory leaks.